What does drag king mean

  • Drag(noun)

    a confection; a comfit; a drug

  • Drag(verb)

    to draw slowly or heavily onward; to pull along the ground by main force; to haul; to trail; -- applied to drawing heavy or resisting bodies or those inapt for drawing, with labor, along the ground or other surface; as, to drag stone or timber; to drag a net in fishing

  • Drag(verb)

    to break, as land, by drawing a drag or harrow over it; to harrow; to draw a drag along the bottom of, as a stream or other water; hence, to search, as by means of a drag

  • Drag(verb)

    to draw along, as something burdensome; hence, to pass in pain or with difficulty

  • Drag(verb)

    to be drawn along, as a rope or dress, on the ground; to trail; to be moved onward along the ground, or along the bottom of the sea, as an anchor that does not hold

  • Drag(verb)

    to move onward heavily, laboriously, or slowly; to advance with weary effort; to go on lingeringly

  • Drag(verb)

    to serve as a clog or hindrance; to hold back

  • Drag(verb)

    to fish with a dragnet

  • Drag(verb)

    the act of dragging; anything which is dragged

  • Drag(verb)

    a net, or an apparatus, to be drawn along the bottom under water, as in fishing, searching for drowned persons, etc

  • Drag(verb)

    a kind of sledge for conveying heavy bodies; also, a kind of low car or handcart; as, a stone drag

  • Drag(verb)

    a heavy coach with seats on top; also, a heavy carriage

  • Drag(verb)

    a heavy harrow, for breaking up ground

  • Drag(verb)

    anything towed in the water to retard a ship's progress, or to keep her head up to the wind; esp., a canvas bag with a hooped mouth, so used. See Drag sail (below)

  • Drag(verb)

    also, a skid or shoe, for retarding the motion of a carriage wheel

  • Drag(verb)

    hence, anything that retards; a clog; an obstacle to progress or enjoyment

  • Drag(verb)

    motion affected with slowness and difficulty, as if clogged

  • Drag(verb)

    the bottom part of a flask or mold, the upper part being the cope

  • Drag(verb)

    a steel instrument for completing the dressing of soft stone

  • Drag(verb)

    the difference between the speed of a screw steamer under sail and that of the screw when the ship outruns the screw; or between the propulsive effects of the different floats of a paddle wheel. See Citation under Drag, v. i., 3

  • Origin: [See Drag, v. t., and cf. Dray a cart, and 1st Dredge.]